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  • Place of origin:

    Aachen (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving

  • Museum number:

    E.3200-1920

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 95, shelf E, box 1

Physical description

Impressions (taken in the 19th century) from the lantern bases of the 12th century Corona, known as the Corona of the Emperor Frederick Barbarossa, in the Cathedral, Aix-la-Chapelle. 16 sheets.

The engravings illustrate the Annunciation, Nativity, Adoration of the Kings, Crucifixion, Three Maries at the Sepulchre, Ascension, Descent of the Holy Ghost, Christ Enthroned, and several Beatitudes.

Place of Origin

Aachen (made)

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

engraving

Dimensions

Height: 18.5 in size of volume, Width: 12.25 in size of volume

Descriptive line

Print, impression from the lantern base of the Corona of the Emperor Frederick Barbarossa, engraving by an unknown artist, Aachen, 19th century

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1920, London: HMSO, 1922.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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